28 Jun


— daringthorpe


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  1. Gentleman Tim

    June 28, 2015 at 3:34 pm

    That is Awesome, daringthorpe! Thank you!

    This video features Max Steiner’s sensational score, and some of the magnificent art which likely inspired the charge scenes in the film:…


  2. daringthorpe

    June 29, 2015 at 11:11 am

    Thanks Tim great video I have always loved this movie in fact it is probably my favourite and the music is just sublime.

  3. shangheinz

    June 30, 2015 at 8:46 am

    Simply smashing, Daring T. That is film history in the making. I especially like the sight of the Hungarian Napoleon in his riding boots. During lunchbreak he probably was reciting this to Errol and crew:…

    • Gentleman Tim

      June 30, 2015 at 9:49 am

      Lunchbreak, hungerheinz? I’m not sure Caligula, I mean Curtiz, ever allowed such intermissions. Certainly not ones long enough to recite 1st Baron Tennyson’s take on the noble 600. His productions were famous for empty stomachs & empty horses. If he did let the crew eat at all, it was likely some mystery meat, served up by him & his like-minded buddie Breezy Eason. Running W burgers perhaps. There’s was not to reason why.

      One thing for sure, Curtiz had no match.